Minutes from Washington, DC, escape to a beautifully preserved historic setting with a cosmopolitan energy beloved by foodies, boutique-seekers, and art lovers.
Cobblestone streets, a candlelit dinner on a quiet outdoor patio and a stroll along the Potomac waterfront make for a city steeped in romance.
Experience Alexandria's culture through food in a buzz-worthy culinary scene.
Hailed as a stylish shopping destination dominated by independently owned boutiques.
Arts & Culture
A Top ArtPlace featuring the Torpedo Factory Art Center and America's Legendary Music Hall, the Birchmere.
Alexandria is famous for its one-of-a-kind events, like the George Washington Birthday Celebration, Scottish Christmas Walk Weekend, First Night Alexandria and much more.
Quick numbers about tourism in Alexandria.
Meetings & Groups Media
Alexandria is a Capital Location for small to mid-size meetings and events, with venues from historic to high tech. Also a great spot for groups.
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